Health, Wellness and Social Service Co-ops

Our sector serves over a million Canadians, or 1 in 35 across the country, and over 300 million around the world.

In Canada our sector provides a huge range of services.  Some examples are:

  • Ambulance services (also providing bike helmets and school meals)
  • Community outreach wellness services
  • Home care (from domestic services to advanced nursing)
  • Electronic health services
  • Employment support for people with multiple barriers to employment
  • LGBTQ services
  • Medical and health centres
  • Mobile clinics serving remote areas and isolated populations
  • Multicultural services for immigrants and refugees
  • Residential and community health services for seniors